Aadi Festival

Aadi is the fourth month in the Tamil Calendar. It marks the beginning of the six month period of…

Hariyali Teej

Even though this festival appears to be a colorful celebration of women dressed up like brides in…

Champakulam Boat Race

The first in the season of snake-boat races (Vallam Kali) in the State, the Champakulam “Moolam”…

Puri Jagannath Yatra

Do you know the etymology of the word “juggernaut”? The word originated from Jagannath...

San Jao

If you want to watch a most pompously celebrated religious occasion in Goa, then the Sao Joao…

Ganga Dashahara

The river Ganges is seen as a form of goddess Ganga Mata or Ganga Devi or Ganga Maiya and is…

Raksha Bandhan

All the beauty of Raksha Bandhan (Raksha "protection" Bandhan "to tie" in Hindi) lies in the fact…

Nag Panchami

Situated at approximately 400 kms from Mumbai, the village of Baltis Shirale, conducts the most…